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Steep Theatre to Welcome Original Cast of HARPER REGAN for 15th Anniversary ReadingSteep Theatre to Welcome Original Cast of HARPER REGAN for 15th Anniversary Reading
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2016

Steep Theatre Company opened its first show, Keith Reddin's Life During Wartime, in early March 2001. On March 7, 2016, the ensemble will celebrate its 15th anniversary with a one-night-only staged reading of Simon Stephens' HARPER REGAN, held in Steppenwolf Theatre's upstairs performance space. Steep's 2010 production of HARPER REGAN was a landmark production for the ensemble and an iconic example of Steep's daring, powerful, and ensemble-driven brand of theatre.  (more...)

BWW Review: Slight GOLDEN LEAF RAG TIME BLUES at EnsembleBWW Review: Slight GOLDEN LEAF RAG TIME BLUES at Ensemble
by Roy Berko - Feb 15, 2016

Director Ian Wolfgang Hinz's program notes state, 'GOLDEN LEAF RAG TIME BLUES is an exploration of prejudice and humanism.' He continues, 'Their prejudice blinds them to the humanity in each other and the potential shared love of music, comedy and the need to have someone listen.' He further states, 'GLTRF asks us to confront our human capacity for seeing the 'content of character' present in all of us.' (more...)

Timothy Olyphant Stars in Kenneth Lonergan's HOLD ON TO ME DARLING at Atlantic Theater CompanyTimothy Olyphant Stars in Kenneth Lonergan's HOLD ON TO ME DARLING at Atlantic Theater Company
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director) is proud to announce complete casting for the world premiere of Academy Award nominee and Pulitzer Prize finalist Kenneth Lonergan's latest play Hold On To Me Darling, directed by Atlantic Artistic Director Neil Pepe. (more...)

Emmy Nominee Timothy Olyphant to Lead Atlantic Theater Company's HOLD ON TO ME DARLINGEmmy Nominee Timothy Olyphant to Lead Atlantic Theater Company's HOLD ON TO ME DARLING
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

Atlantic Theater Company has announced complete casting for the world premiere of Academy Award nominee and Pulitzer Prize finalist Kenneth Lonergan's latest play Hold On To Me Darling, directed by Atlantic Artistic Director Neil Pepe. (more...)

Atlantic Theater Company to Stage World Premiere of George Brant's MARIE AND ROSETTAAtlantic Theater Company to Stage World Premiere of George Brant's MARIE AND ROSETTA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

?Atlantic Theater Company has to announced the world premiere production of George Brant's play with music, Marie and Rosetta, directed by Atlantic artistic director Neil Pepe, as part of its 2016-2017 season in the fall. (more...)

Short Plays by Neil LaBute Set for VICES AND VIRTUES at Profiles TheatreShort Plays by Neil LaBute Set for VICES AND VIRTUES at Profiles Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2016

Profiles Theatre continues its 27th season with VICES AND VIRTUES, two full evenings featuring eleven short plays by Resident Artist Neil LaBute, performing in rotating repertory. Each evening features Midwest and World premieres of some of LaBute's newest shorts, staged by individual directors and featuring an ensemble cast of twenty performers. (more...)

Shakespeare's THE WINTER'S TALE to Play Coal Mine TheatreShakespeare's THE WINTER'S TALE to Play Coal Mine Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

Groundling Theatre Company's inaugural production, a full staging of William Shakespeare's THE WINTER'S TALE, will be presented as part of the Coal Mine Theatre's second season of adventurous theatre. One of the most psychologically engaging romances in the English language, this intimate chamber production of THE WINTER'S TALE will be directed by Graham Abbey, founder and artistic director of Groundling Theatre Company. (more...)

Breaking News: Ambassador Theater Group Will Renovate the Hudson Theatre for BroadwayBreaking News: Ambassador Theater Group Will Renovate the Hudson Theatre for Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2015

According to Variety, Broadway will be getting another theatre in the near future. The UK's Ambassador Theatre Group, which owns the recently renovated Lyric Theatre, will renovate the Hudson Theatre next. The venue, currently a part of the Millennium Hotel, will be turned back into a Broadway house. Currently used for various corporate events, the theatre hasn't been home to a Broadway show since 1968. (more...)

Billie Joe Armstrong's THESE PAPER BULLETS Opens Tonight Off-BroadwayBillie Joe Armstrong's THESE PAPER BULLETS Opens Tonight Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2015

The New York premiere of Pulitzer Prize finalist and Emmy Award nominated writer Rolin Jones and Tony Award nominee and Grammy Award winning Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong's new play with music THESE PAPER BULLETS!, directed by Jackson Gay, opens tonight, December 15, at Atlantic Theater Company. (more...)

Groundling Theatre to Launch with THE WINTER'S TALE at Coal Mine Theatre This WinterGroundling Theatre to Launch with THE WINTER'S TALE at Coal Mine Theatre This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2015

Groundling Theatre Company's inaugural production, a full staging of William Shakespeare's THE WINTER'S TALE, will be presented as part of the Coal Mine Theatre's second season of adventurous theatre, running January 28 - February 20, 2016. One of the most psychologically engaging romances in the English language, this intimate chamber production of THE WINTER'S TALE will be directed by Graham Abbey, founder and artistic director of Groundling Theatre Company. (more...)

Billie Joe Armstrong's THESE PAPER BULLETS Begins Tonight Off-BroadwayBillie Joe Armstrong's THESE PAPER BULLETS Begins Tonight Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2015

The New York premiere of Pulitzer Prize finalist and Emmy Award nominated writer Rolin Jones and Tony Award nominee and Grammy Award winning Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong's new play with music THESE PAPER BULLETS!, directed by Jackson Gay, begins tonight, November 20, at Atlantic Theater Company. (more...)

'SPECTRE,' The 24th James Bond Adventure, Awarded A Guinness World Records Title For Largest Film Stunt Explosion'SPECTRE,' The 24th James Bond Adventure, Awarded A Guinness World Records Title For Largest Film Stunt Explosion
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2015

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'SPECTRE,' The 24th James Bond Adventure, Awarded A Guinness World Records Title For Largest Film Stunt Explosion'SPECTRE,' The 24th James Bond Adventure, Awarded A Guinness World Records Title For Largest Film Stunt Explosion
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2015

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'SPECTRE,' The 24th James Bond Adventure, Awarded A Guinness World Records Title For Largest Film Stunt Explosion'SPECTRE,' The 24th James Bond Adventure, Awarded A Guinness World Records Title For Largest Film Stunt Explosion
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2015

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Heineken Celebrates James Bond with World's First Selfie from Space Dubbed 'Spyfie'Heineken Celebrates James Bond with World's First Selfie from Space Dubbed 'Spyfie'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2015

To celebrate its partnership with the iconic James Bond film franchise, Heineken has unveiled the world's first selfie from space, dubbed the 'Spyfie.' This exclusive event was captured for over 200 special guests at the Hoover Dam in Nevada. (more...)

Universal Music to Release New James Bond Soundtrack SPECTRE TodayUniversal Music to Release New James Bond Soundtrack SPECTRE Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2015

On November 6, Decca/Universal Music Classics is releasing one of the most anticipated film soundtracks of the year: SPECTRE - the 24th James Bond adventure. (more...)

BWW Review: SPECTRE is Bland, Paint-By-Numbers Bond FilmBWW Review: SPECTRE is Bland, Paint-By-Numbers Bond Film
by Matt Tamanini - Nov 5, 2015

No matter how many times a spy has had to use his license to kill, or how many women half his age he's taken to bed, or how many times he's ordered a martini 'shaken, not stirred,' at some point it all begins to be too much to handle; he begins to question the greater existential point behind all of the shooting, all of the romancing, and all of the drinking that he's done over the past 53 years. He begins to hate everything that he has been for over half a century. Welcome to your mid-life crisis James Bond; what's, waiting for you is SPECTRE, a joyless, paint-by-numbers Bond movie, where the colors are all beiges and greys, and nearly every form of familiar entertainment has been muted. (more...)

BWW Review: Coal Mine's THE RIVER is the Epitome of Indie TheatreBWW Review: Coal Mine's THE RIVER is the Epitome of Indie Theatre
by Jason Carlos - Nov 3, 2015

If you're unfamiliar with The Coal Mine, venture off to Toronto's east-end for the best of indie theatre. Though their permanent space is currently under renovation, the new independent theatre company, entering their second season, shines in their temporary space in the heart of the Danforth. Described as an Off-Off-Broadway experience, The Coal Mine plays to 80 seats a night - this intimate, high-quality and raw theatrical experience is unlike any other. (more...)

James Bond Makes HistoryJames Bond Makes History
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2015

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BWW Interview: David Ferry of Coal Mine Theatre's THE RIVERBWW Interview: David Ferry of Coal Mine Theatre's THE RIVER
by Jason Carlos - Oct 28, 2015

The Coal Mine Theatre's kicks off its second season with the Canadian premiere of Jez Butterworth's THE RIVER, directed by Ted Dykstra. The production stars David Ferry as The Man, Jane Spidell as The Woman, and Dani Kind as The Other. Before performances begin on November 1, we spoke with star David Ferry. (more...)

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